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Vanessa Ko

Munk School Meets: Vanessa Ko

November 28, 2016

Meet Vanessa Ko and discover how her internships abroad allowed her to combine her many passions.

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Jonah Toth

See One, Do One, Teach One: Munk School competition an opportunity for mentorship

November 28, 2016

Munk One’s annual Case Competition is a chance for first year students to propose a solution to pressing problems in Canada.

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Peter and Melanie Munk

Peter and Melanie Munk receive AFP Outstanding Philanthropists Award

November 23, 2016

Peter and Melanie Munk, founding donors of the Munk School of Global Affairs, have received the 2016 Outstanding Philanthropists Award from the Greater Toronto Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

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CBC IDEAS: Is the World Really Falling apart?

November 15, 2016

Join IDEAS host Paul Kennedy for a special event produced by IDEAS in partnership with the Munk School.

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From Where I Sit: The rise of illiberal democracy

November 15, 2016

Even in countries with (theoretically) free and fair elections we’re seeing democratic values abandoned once the votes are cast. Canadians should be concerned.

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Donald Trump

Donald Trump becomes U.S. President-elect

November 9, 2016

After a 16-month campaign, Donald Trump has been elected as the next president of the United States. We ask Professor Ronald Pruessen, affiliated faculty with the Centre for the Study of the United States at the Munk School of Global...

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A man's silhouette

Digital vulnerabilities in an era of surveillance

November 7, 2016

An expert panel gathered at the Munk School to explore the digital surveillance and risks that follow people from repressive regimes.

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Adam Sheikh, centre, spent the summer with colleagues in Qatar testing a cooling vest safety intervention. Photo: Ouraegis.com

Beating the heat: Munk School students address working conditions in Qatar

November 4, 2016

Learn how Adam Sheikh used his time in the Munk One program to refine a potentially life-saving idea.

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A Syrian refugee family at a welcoming dinner on Toronto's waterfront

Anti-Muslim prejudice: Canadians have no right to feel smug, say experts

November 2, 2016

A panel of U of T experts recently examined xenophobia in Canada, Europe and the United States at Munk School event.

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Wilson Prichard

Munk School Meets: Wilson Prichard

October 31, 2016

What do taxes have to do with fighting poverty and increasing equality around the globe? Meet Professor Wilson Prichard and find out...

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